Spend the day exploring the Brisbane City Botanical Gardens by foot or bike. The Botanical Gardens have some amazing flowers, plants and trees and because of this also attract many native birds and wildlife.

This is perfect for the green thumb or for parents wanting to show their kids the more beautiful side of nature. Often people are seen bird watching here so if that's your thing then this is one of the best places to try your luck in Brisbane.

Hire a City Cycle bike or bring your own and you can take a quick ride from their to many food options in the city to make a day of it. Or why not bring a picnic and relax in some of the most beautiful surroundings in Brisbane.